Lens cover not open/closing - its stuck halfway - also has dust in it
Can the Lens be removed and then further disassembled to clean out grime and get the proper opening and closing of the cover to result?
This is a Panasonic DMC-ZS8 digital camera. On this page you will find how-to-guides on how to fix and replace componets such as the front panel, the mounting bracket, the battery door, the screen panel, and the front lens.
You can find a few simple tips at https://wiki.restarters.net/Compact_came...
From the repair guide, it seems removing the lens from the camera is fairly simple, but won't get you much further. Disassembly of a compact camera is generally possible, but reassembly is much harder. You can get some idea of what's involved from Canon PowerShot SX200 IS Lens Disassembly